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'''William Lloyd Garrison''' (December , 1805 – May 24, 1879) was a prominent American Abolitionism in the United States|abolitionist, journalist, suffragist, and social reformer. He is best known as the editor of the abolitionist newspaper ''The Liberator (anti-slavery newspaper)|The Liberator'', which he founded with Isaac Knapp in 1831 and published in Massachusetts until slavery was abolished by Constitutional amendment after the American Civil War. He was one of the founders of the American Anti-Slavery Society. He promoted "immediate emancipation" of Slavery in the United States|slaves in the United States. In the 1870s, Garrison became a prominent voice for the Women's suffrage in the United States|woman suffrage movement.
NationalityAmerican
OccupationAbolitionist
Birth date{{birth date|1805|12|10}}
Birth placeNewburyport, Massachusetts|Newburyport, Massachusetts, U.S.
Death date{{Death date and age|1879|05|24|1805|12|13}}
Death placeNew York City, New York, U.S.
Known forEditor of ''The Liberator (anti-slavery newspaper)|The Liberator''
SpouseHelen Eliza Benson
Children7
SignatureWilliam Lloyd Garrison signature.svg
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